Postdoctoral Research Associate
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Princeton University invites applications for a post-doctoral research associate or more senior research position. The position involves modeling coastal flooding induced by tropical cyclones. The goal is to develop better ways to estimate how coastal flood risk/probabilities will evolve with the changing climate. The research will be conducted under the direction of Professor Ning Lin, with possible collaborations with other hurricane and climate scientists. This is a one-year appointment with possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and continued funding. Candidates must have a recent Ph.D. in a relevant field of science or engineering. Individuals with experience in modeling storm surge and wave, knowledge of the tropical cyclone and climate, and a strong commitment to original as well as interdisciplinary research are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should submit an application online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/16821. Applications should include a CV, a brief statement of research experience and interests, and the contact information for three references. The review process will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.